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Podophyllum ‘Kaleidoscope’

This is a very fine selection with octagonal leaves and a strong pattern of markings in silver & bronze. Leaves up to 18″ wide and 7-20 burgundy red flowers under the leaves (on 3-5 year old plants).

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 7-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 18″ / 24″ / 17″
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Shade
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Common Name Mayapple
Family Berberidaceae
species hybrid
Plant Type
Persistence Deciduous
US Patent # PP14460
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Size (HT/W/FL HT) 18" / 24" / 17"
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Soil Humus-rich, moist, deep, well-drained.
pH 5.6 - 6.6
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Nutritional Needs 150 - 200 ppm
Dormancy Required
Water (Greenhouse) Dry only very slightly between waterings.
Water (Garden) Keep evenly moist. Needs summer moisture or they will go into early dormancy. Avoid drought stress.
How Different? Unique leaf coloration.
Landscape Value Woodland shade.
Finish Time to 4" 10 - 12 weeks without stress or early dormancy.
Comments The amount of pattern varies with light, temperature and age. Avoid burying crowns too deeply, as it can cause rot. Grow in cool house for best color and growth. Grows best here by cooling pads. Plant in ground at 1 gallon size or larger. Zone 7 with winter protection. We recommend transplanting to a 4" pot from a plug, not a larger size container.
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